TITLE

Does the maths add up?

PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Education Journal;11/9/2012, Issue 145, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the sources of evidence mentioned by the British Parliamentary Under Secretary Elizabeth Truss as bases for banning the use of calculators in primary schools. It says that the first source was the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) research of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development (OECD). It mentions the report from Sutton Trust as the second source which is also based on PISA research.
ACCESSION #
83406522

 

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